Company : VCA Animal Hospitals
Country: United States
Location : Medford, Oregon
Post: Mon, 06 Nov 2023 20:12:22 GMT
Expires: Mon, 04 Dec 2023 23:59:59 GMT
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VCA Jackson Animal Hospital in Medford, OR, is seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) to join their expanding team!
We take great pride in offering top-notch medical, surgical, and dental care for our beloved patients in a professional, warm and welcoming setting like family. We’re pleased to provide same-day and next-day appointments for new and existing clients in the Medford, OR area. Please note that our services go beyond standard preventative care visits. We are a full-service facility offering Preventative/Routine care, Surgery and Dental procedures, Urgent Care, and Hospitalization.
Our team excels in a compassionate, fast-paced environment that prioritizes patient care. We consist of dedicated team players who work together in a collaborative environment and are committed to the success of the entire team.
Why We Want You!
As a part of the VCA Jackson Animal Hospital team, your role is to create a positive and stress-free environment for our clients and patients while supporting the Doctor and Technician teams. Your hard-earned credentials (CVT, RVT, LVT) are valuable to us, and we encourage you to utilize your knowledge and skills. The skills you will be utilizing are diverse and include, but are not limited to:
Collect patient histories and perform physical exams
Place and maintain intravenous catheters
Working knowledge of radiation safety
Perform radiographs and other diagnostic imaging as ordered.
Obtain laboratory samples via venipuncture, cystocentesis, and fecal collection.
Perform in-hospital laboratory diagnostics including fecals, urinalysis, differentials, and cytologies.
Process lab samples utilizing in-hospital laboratory equipment
Surgical preparation and assisting.
Ability to calculate drug dosages accurately.
Maintain accurate and complete medical records.
Maintain a clean work environment to include following any infectious disease protocols, and handle medical/biomedical, and infectious waste appropriately.
Required qualification: Certified Veterinary Technician in Oregon or eligible to transfer/obtain a license in Oregon.
Compensation: $23 / hour Schedule: Full-time opportunity, 4/10 hour shifts
Location: 902 East Jackson Medford, OR 97504
Medford is nestled in the beautiful part of Southern Oregon, where access to everything is within easy reach. Just a short drive to all manner of outdoor activities while also being close to an unending variety of culture and entertainment. Surrounding communities include Central Point, Eagle Point, White City, Talent, Phoenix, Ashland, and Grants Pass.
Why Join the VCA Jackson Animal Hospital Team?
We support a work environment where you can focus on your career, your happiness, and the patients you serve. Below are some of the many benefits of joining the VCA Jackson Animal Team!
Access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community
Career development programs
Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
Continuing education allowance
Tuition support and sponsorships
Veterinary Technician license reimbursement
Free mental health sessions and wellness subscriptions (Head Space and Lyra Health)
Medical, dental & vision insurance
Generous pet care discounts
Life, long and short-term disability insurance
Paid parental leave
Paid vacation and sick time
Pet care discount
Full-time and Part-time positions available
We value your time and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this role, please fill out our mobile-friendly application today.
If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at (url removed)